A Timeless Winning Strategy
on October 3rd, 2022
So we rebuilt the wall till all of it reached half its height, for the people worked with all their heart. But when Sanballat, Tobiah, the Arabs, the Ammonites and the people of Ashdod heard that the repairs to Jerusalem's walls had gone ahead and that the gaps were being closed, they were very angry. They all plotted together to come and fight against Jerusalem and stir up trouble against it. But...  Read More
Work At Your Goal With All Your Heart
on October 2nd, 2022
When Sanballat heard that we were rebuilding the wall, he became angry and was greatly incensed. He ridiculed the Jews, and in the presence of his associates and the army of Samaria, he said, "What are those feeble Jews doing? Will they restore their wall? Will they offer sacrifices? Will they finish in a day? Can they bring the stones back to life from those heaps of rubble -- burned as they are?...  Read More
The Power of Unity
on October 1st, 2022
Eliashib the high priest and his fellow priests went to work and rebuilt the Sheep Gate. They dedicated it and set its doors in place, building as far as the Tower of the Hundred, which they dedicated, and as far as the Tower of the Hananel.The men of Jericho built the adjoining section, and Zakkur son of Imri built next to them.The Fish Gate was rebuilt by the sons of Hassenaah. They laid its bea...  Read More
The Closer the Victory, The Fiercer The Battle
on September 30th, 2022
Pharaoh said, "Who is the LORD, that I should obey Him and let Israel go? I do not know the LORD and I will not let Israel go."Then they said, "The God of the Hebrews has met with us. Now let us take a three-day journey into the wilderness to offer sacrifices to the LORD our God, or He may strike us with plagues or with the sword."But the king of Egypt said, "Moses and Aaron, why are you taking th...  Read More
God Who Understands our Humanity
on September 29th, 2022
Moses said to the LORD, "Pardon your servant, LORD. I have never been eloquent, neither in the past nor since you have spoken to your servant. I am slow of speech and tongue."The LORD said to him, "Who gave human beings their mouths? Who makes them deaf or mute? Who gives them sight or makes them blind? Is it not I, the LORD? Now go; I will help you speak and will teach you what to say."But Moses ...  Read More
Prepare To Receive The Plunder
on September 28th, 2022
". . . Then you and the elders [of Israel] are to go to the king of Egypt and say to him, 'The LORD, the God of the Hebrews, has met with us. Let us take a three-day journey into the wilderness to offer sacrifices to the LORD our God.' But I know that the king of Egypt will not let you go unless a mighty hand compels him. So I will stretch out my hand and strike the Egyptians with all the wonders ...  Read More
on September 27th, 2022
Moses said to God, suppose I go to the Israelites and say to them, "The God of your fathers has sent me to you, and they ask me, 'What is His name?' Then what shall I tell them?" God said to Moses, "I AM WHO I AM." This is what you are to say to the Israelites: "I AM has sent me to you." God also said to Moses, "Say to the Israelites, 'The LORD, the God of your fathers -- the God of Abraham, the G...  Read More
Divine Assurance: "I Will Be With You."
on September 26th, 2022
The LORD said, "I have indeed seen the misery of my people in Egypt. I have heard them crying out...and I am concerned about their suffering. So I have come down to rescue them...and to bring them up out of that land into a good and spacious land, a land flowing with milk and honey...So now go, I am sending you to Pharaoh to bring my people the Israelites out of Egypt."But Moses said to God, "Who ...  Read More
Do You Still Doubt God\'s Love?
on September 25th, 2022
Like our ancestors, we have sinned. We have done wrong! We have acted wickedly! Our ancestors in Egypt were not impressed by the LORD's miraculous deeds. They soon forgot His many acts of kindness to them. Instead, they rebelled against Him at the Red Sea. Even so, He saved them to defend the honor of His name and to demonstrate His mighty power. He commanded the Red Sea to dry up. He led Israel a...  Read More
May You Encounter The God of The Burning Bush
on September 24th, 2022
Now Moses was tending the flock of Jethro his father-in-law, the priest of Midian, and he led the flock to the far side of the wilderness and came to Horeb, the mountain of God. There, the angel of the LORD appeared to him in flames of fire from within a bush. Moses saw that though the bush was on fire, it did not burn up. So Moses thought, "I will go over and see this strange sight -- why the bus...  Read More
May God Exceed Your Expectations
on September 23rd, 2022
Now to Him who is able to do exceedingly abundantly above all that we ask or think, according to the power that works in us, to Him be glory in the Church by Christ Jesus to all generations, forever and ever. Amen. Ephesians 3:20 I am not sure of what you might be grappling with today. I am not sure of what unmet needs you may have. I am not sure of what unfulfilled visions and expectations you ma...  Read More
One Step Of Faith
on September 22nd, 2022
Then Pharaoh gave this order to all his people: "Every Hebrew boy that is born, you must throw into the Nile, but let every girl live." Now a man of the tribe of Levi married a Levite woman, and she became pregnant and gave birth to a son. When she saw that she was a fine child, she hid him for three months. But when she could hide him no longer, she got a papyrus basket for him and coated it with...  Read More